State Administration in India (Question-Answer Series) One week Series
PAPER II State Administration In India
3 hrs. duration Max. Marks 100
The question paper shall contain three sections . Section A shall contain 10 questions two from each unit of 2 marks each,.
The candidate is required to answer all the questions. The answers should not exceed 50 words. Section B shall contain 5
questions one from each unit with internal choice. Each question shall be of 7 marks. The answers should not exceed 200
words. The candidate is required to answer all the questions. Section C shall contain 5 questions of 15 marks each, one
from each unit. The candidate is required to answer any three questions. The answer shall not exceed 500 words.
State Administration in India : Its growing importance, General back ground of State Administration in India with special
reference to the State of Rajasthan. The office of Governor – Powers, Functions and role in State Administration, relationship
with Council of Ministers.
The office of the Chief Minister : Powers, Functions, Role and importance of the office, Relationship with council of Ministers,
Organization and role of the State Secretariat, Chief Secretary – Role and significance in the State Administration.
Administrative Organization and working of the Department of Home, Finance and Agriculture in Rajasthan. Organization
and working of the following Boards and Directorates in the State of Rajasthan :
(a) Revenue Board
(b) New System of Electricity Administration in Rajasthan
(c) Directorate of Agriculture
(d) Directorate of College Education
Personnel Administration: Role of the State Civil Services in Rajasthan. Organization and working of the Rajasthan Public
Service Commission. Recruitment and Training of State Civil Services. Organization and function of State Training Institutions
in Rajasthan. Institution of Lokayukta.
Powers and position of Divisional Commissioner. Organisational Structure of Revenue Administration at District level. Powers
and Position of the following:
2. Sub Divisional Officer